Interreg Sudoe - Programme Sudoe Interreg

Joint Secretariat

 The Joint Secretariat is based in Santander (SP) and is a one-stop desk: it assists the Managing Authority and the Monitoring Committee concerning the implementation and management of projects.

Its main tasks are:

  • Promoting and guaranteeing a direct and fluid relation with the projects beneficiaries;
  • Promoting the Programme at transnational level through information, promotion and communication tasks;
  • Ensuring the opening of calls for proposals (reception, hearing jointly with the National Authorities; documents drafting submitted to the Steering Committee);
  • Centralizing the information concerning practical and financial execution of the Programme;
  • Checking the payment requests made by Main Beneficiaries and drafting payment proposals to be submitted by the Managing and Certification Authorities.



The management

Isabelle Roger, Director (Carcassonne, FR)

+34 942238374


  • Planning and coordination of the Secretariat’s work;
  • Liaison with the Programme’s authorities.

Isabelle speaks French, Spanish and English.


The Project Managers


  • Providing assistance to the approved projects
  • Drafting the Programme’s documents
  • Preparing the calls for proposals
  • Jointly hearing the applications received

Alexandra Lopes (Bragança, PT)

+34 942238381 

Prioritary axis:

  • Innovation and research;
  • SMEs competitiveness.

Alexandra speaks Portuguese, Spanish, French and English.


Christophe Cazal (Toulouse, FR)

+34 942238414

Prioritary axis:

  • Low-carbon economy;
  • Climate Change;
  • Environement and resources eficiency.

Christophe speaks French, Spanish and English.


Alexandre Le Gall (Quimper, FR)

+34 942241116/


Prioritary axis:

  • Innovation and research
  • SMEs competitiveness

Alexandre speaks French, Spanish, English and Bretón.


The Financial Management

Fernando Chofre, Financial Officer  (Denia, ES)

+34 942238388 



  • Supervising the Programme’s accounts;
  • Coordinating the Programme’s controls.

Fernando speaks Spanish, English and French.



The communication

Andréa Rodriguez, Communication Manager  (París, FR)

+34 942238344



  • Managing the Programme’s communication and capitalization (digital content, events, campaigning, etc.);  
  • Assisting the projects concerning their communication strategies.

Andréa speaks French, Spanish, English and Galician.